This weeks theme for Cee’s Black and White Challenge is: circles or curves. Some museum pieces this week:
This is the central roundel of a 4th century AD mosaic floor from a villa at Hinton St. Mary, Dorset (in the British Museum). It is one of the most important early Christian remains from the Roman Empire.
Silver plate with David anointed by Samuel. Gift of JP Morgan to the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The world’s most famous stone circle: Stonehenge